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1. can someone remind me what question 6 was about?
3. (Original post by gcseexamz)
What was question 7 which answer was a coordinate (-3,-2) I think? Like what was the q about ????
It was something like 'M is the midpoint of PQ. M and Q are shown on the graph. What are the coordinates of P?'
I'm pretty sure Mwas at (1, 2.5) and Q was at (5, 7)
4. (Original post by mrpaper)
It gave you a line, with the mid point and the co ordinate A which you had to use to find B.
Was it in a graph? Like find the midpoint of 2coordinates? Thanks
5. (Original post by gcseexamz)
It was looking for the angle near the bottom yes, touching the tangent and the right side of the triangle
On the right side of the triangle not the actual base of the triangle though right?
6. what was the answers to the question with the graph and quadratic equations?
7. Would I get the marks if I factorised it? For the envelope question?
8. (Original post by Lelanor)
It was something like 'M is the midpoint of PQ. M and Q are shown on the graph. What are the coordinates of P?'
I'm pretty sure Mwas at (1, 2.5) and Q was at (5, 7)
Thanks!!! What did u get on that one??
9. (Original post by Lelanor)
It was something like 'M is the midpoint of PQ. M and Q are shown on the graph. What are the coordinates of P?'
I'm pretty sure Mwas at (1, 2.5) and Q was at (5, 7)
Yeah, you had to do 1 - 4 = -3 and 2.5 - 4.5 = -2
(-3, -2)
10. (Original post by keepyourapology)
the percentage question was 36%.
the number of females were 11.
the shaded area in a square was 100-25TT = 25(4-TT).
Yeah for the shaded area question I got that as well but didn't know if the "simplest form" was the factorised version or just 100 - 25π ... are you sure we were supposed to factorise it?
11. (Original post by Rajive)
My maths teacher predicts a harder calculator paper to follow...wasn't to bad though, I I got reckon 62-70 marks
Can u send me it or something or tell me the topics
12. Q on vectors (towards the end of the paper)
a) a+b
b) 3b-a (think so, don't remember)
c) 0.75(a+b)
d) S is the intersect between PR(?) and OT and S lies on OT such that OS: ST = 3:1
13. the solve equation one was 3x=-6 which went to -2 i think, i hope
14. (Original post by 34908seikj)
Standard form was 3.5x10^something / 5x10^-3 it comes out to 7x10^8
The questionnaire responses can't have overlapped

No time frame
Lack of option etc.

Couldn't really be overlapping providing the fact there weren't any numbers in the options?
15. ******
16. Anyone want be to do the predictions for grades under an A?..
17. What about the question where the answer is W=1.4 or 7/5
18. (Original post by Gamer_44)

No time frame
Lack of option etc.

Couldn't really be overlapping providing the fact there weren't any numbers in the options?
Correct.
19. (Original post by Chloe x)
101% for an A*
20. (Original post by grace143)
Yeah for the shaded area question I got that as well but didn't know if the "simplest form" was the factorised version or just 100 - 25π ... are you sure we were supposed to factorise it?
Doubt you need to factorise it mark scheme will probs say 100-25TT oe (or equivalent)

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